22 November 2018

MGIMO Welcomes Delegation from Tehran University

November 22nd, representatives of Tehran University came to MGIMO to discuss cooperation in education.

Henry Sardaryan, the Dean of the School of Government and Politics and Egor Andreev, the Head of the International Office met with Saied Habiba, the Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Law and Political Science of Tehran University, Professors Aliashraf Nazari, Mohammad Jafar Javadi Arjmand, and other faculty members. The Counselor of the Iranian Embassy in Russia Ali Mohaghegh also attended the meeting.

Egor Andreev greeted the guests and spoke about the cooperation agreements MGIMO has with Iranian universities, the student exchange programs and the University’s tradition of teaching Oriental Studies.

Henry Sardaryan described the Bachelors and Masters programs offered by the University, the activities of the School of Government and Politics and the double degree programs MGIMO has implemented with partner universities. The Dean also explored the ways cooperation could be expanded with Iranian universities, especially in the field of research. The Iranian guests noted that academic collaboration could indeed be developed with MGIMO University and showed an interest in the dual degree programs.

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